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The World’s Future MEGAPROJECTS: 2019-2040’s (Season 2 – Complete)

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These are the most ambitious megaprojects in development around the world. No other country, with the exception of China and perhaps India, is undergoing a bigger building boom than Turkey. The Turkish government is overseeing a $400 billion spending spree on infrastructure that it hopes will lay the groundwork for a rapid economic rise. The […]

Top 5 Future Technology Inventions | 2019 – 2050

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Top 5 Future Technology Inventions | 2019 – 2050

[intro music] (happy up-beat music) (phone rings) (happy up-beat music starts again) (phone rings again) (alarm clock+light music) (light music) (VWOOSH) (light music) (light music gets more upbeat) (VWOOSH) (happy music) (music gets soft) (music gets slightly louder) (VWOOSH) (light music) The third generation AX400 android. I can look after your house, do the cooking, […]

Energy 101: Electric Vehicles

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Energy 101: Electric Vehicles

How to turn leftovers into electricity | ReInventors

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– Well, I think if I got one of these for my house, I could cancel my gym membership. So this is the inside of a horse? This is not what I expected a horse to look like. – Horse is actually an acronym. – What does it stand for? – It stands for high-solids […]

Antistatic Room

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Antistatic Room

What do I do here? You just take your foot and press down hard. When you enter the production area, you have to put on some special shoes in order to protect the electronics from electrostatic discharge. And they have a conductive strip here, so you put it on your shoe and put the strip […]

America’s Electricity Grid: Can It Recover from Obama’s War on Coal?

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America’s Electricity Grid: Can It Recover from Obama’s War on Coal?

From Washington, it’s Just the Facts, a daily news program giving you the straight facts about progress, technology, and the environment. Here’s David Rothbard: President Trump has set a goal of a trillion dollars for upgrading and repairing America’s crumbling highways, railroads, and bridges. But Rick Manning of Americans for Limited Government has this to […]

Zero Mass’ solar panels turn air into drinking water

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What if you could produce clean drinking water right out of thin air and without using electricity? That’s what one Arizona based startup is trying to do using a combination of solar energy, material science, and data. Is this the next level of drinking water? This is Zero Mass Water. It’s a water startup operating […]

Live Science: Static Electricity

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Live Science: Static Electricity

My name is Dave and welcome to the Science Museum of Virginia. Electricity is the energy created by moving negative charges or negative ions. Over here I have a Van de Graaff generator, so let’s see what happens when negative gets near a positive. Ah what do you see? We’re experiencing a discharge of static […]

He invented a simple fix to keep food fresh

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He invented a simple fix to keep food fresh

I mean, we love running these things. It’s one of those jobs, it’s like, ah, cool you got more Clip-n-Seals to run. I think he thought I was a flake. [Laughter] This dot-com city slicker dude. I mean, a potato chip bag clip. It was like, really? I mean there’s a million of those out […]

Top 10 Energy Sources of the Future

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Top 10 Energy Sources of the Future

It’s a really exciting time to be alive. We have a front row seat to the only known transformation of a world powered by dirty fossil fuels, to a planet that gets its energy from renewable, clean sources. It’s going to happen just once, right now. These are the top 10 potential energy sources of […]